Where should we be spending our training time on? What are the true basics that we need to focus on?
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This week the panel will discuss the difficulties of operating in winter conditions. If any members of the panel have photos they would like to show, we can share them for discussion. The focus will be on basic fireground operations.
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This week the panel will ask the question What needs to be fixed? It is your opportunity to express your opinion on this subject and talk about the state of the state of the US fire service. Different size departments might have different views on this subject.
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This week the panel will get a presentation by Deputy Chief Greg Howard of the Dashwood Fire Department about a technical rescue of a civilian trapped in a home destroyed by a mudslide. We will review the incident and share any lessons learned.
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Are the standards of MFPA and ISO and other certification issues really helping members and departments. Is everything relevant? Are the standards keeping up with current information.
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What is Community Risk Reduction and what does it mean to fire fighters? CRR is more than just installing smoke alarms, it is about making a community safer for everyone, residents and fire fighters. Learn how CRR has been implemented across the nation and its impact on both the community and fire fighter safety. Ask any questions or make comments here on the event page or watch us live on Youtube to interact with the panel.
This discussion will be led by Deputy Chief Frank Blackley and Ed Comeau
This week the panel will discuss the expectations of the fire service. What does and officer EXPECT of their personnel? What do the personnel EXPECT of the Chief and officers? What does the public EXPECT of us? What does city government EXPECT of us? One identified, how do all of these expectations affect us? What do we do about them.
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